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Hockey transactions

Movements in the world of hockey Friday:

National Hockey League

CALGARY FLAMES-Signed C Mikael Backlund.

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Major League Lacrosse

NEW JERSEY PRIDE-Waived G Howard Krongard. Traded A Jesse Hubbard and a 2009 second-round draft pick to Los Angeles for a 2009 first-round draft pick.

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SAN FRANCISCO DRAGONS-Claimed M David Gerbarg from the league player pool.